Bakker -v- McKinnon 97-3267 8th circuit August 21, 1998
On appeal from DC Western District of Arkansas
District court held "“grossly crossed the line in respect to what is proper in conducting litigation.” The district court awarded each appellee actual damages in the amount of $500 and punitive damages in the amount of $5,000. Id. at 16-17. Subsequently, the district court awarded appellees attorney’s fees and costs.
8th circuit affirmed.